The Colors of the Rainbow semifinal team match for the fall 2012 semester of Dancing Classrooms Pittsburgh will take place on Saturday, December 15 from 10 a.m. until noon. The event is free and open to the public and will be held in the auditorium of Pittsburgh Allderdice High School, 2409 Shady Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217. Continue reading
Today, teams of fifth-grade students from eight area elementary schools put on their dancing shoes for Dancing Classrooms Pittsburgh Colors of the Rainbow final team match. And what a match it was. Continue reading
Dancing Classrooms Pittsburgh’s newest video features the May 5 Colors of the Rainbow semi-final team match. Let us know what you think by leaving a comment below or on YouTube. We like to hear from you. And please share the link with your friends.
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It’s that time of year again.
We’ve chosen the colors for the eight elementary schools who will compete in Dancing Classrooms Pittsburgh’s Colors of the Rainbow final team match.
The ballroom dance competition, sponsored by Mercy Behavioral Health, takes place on Saturday, May 19 beginning at 10 a.m. at Pittsburgh Allderdice High School. As always, the event is free and open to the public. Continue reading
We hope you enjoy these images from Dancing Classrooms Pittsburgh’s Colors of the Rainbow semi-final team match, held yesterday at Pittsburgh Allderdice High School. More photos and a video of the competition are coming soon, so check back. If you subscribe to our blog via email, you’ll be notified of new posts.
Photos ©2012 Archie Carpenter
Following ten weeks of bi-weekly lessons during the winter/spring 2012 semester, 96 fifth-grade students competed today in the Dancing Classrooms Pittsburgh Colors of the Rainbow semi-final team match. Seven teams were from Pittsburgh Public Schools; one from an elementary school in Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh.
Of the eight schools, four will now advance to the 2011-12 Colors of the Rainbow final team match, scheduled for Saturday, May 19, 2012. Continue reading
Saturday, May 5 is the big day for 96 newly trained ballroom dancers from eight Pittsburgh elementary schools.
At the Colors of the Rainbow semi-final team match, fifth graders from seven Pittsburgh Public Schools and one Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh school will dance the Merengue, Rumba, Foxtrot, Tango, and Swing in front of a panel of judges.
Based on their performances, four of the eight teams will advance to the final round of competition for Dancing Classrooms Pittsburgh’s 2011-12 school year. Continue reading